Academic Partners


Take your education to the next level

NAU is proud to partner with community colleges and career institutions to give their graduates an opportunity to advance their education online at a regionally-accredited school. Our academic partnerships enable qualified alumni to apply previously-earned certificate or associate degree credit toward an undergraduate degree program at NAU. By taking advantage of maximum transfer credit, students could qualify for reduced tuition rates and earn their degree in less time, at a lower cost.

Student Benefits:

Maximum Transfer Credit
Up to 75% of your degree can be earned through eligible transfer credit allowing you to finish your program more quickly and affordably.  At no cost, we will work with you to explore potential credit at NAU, including:

  • Prior college coursework
  • Knowledge gained from life experience
  • Corporate and military training
  • National testing
    • College Level Examination Program (CLEP) tests
    • DANTES Subject Standardized Tests (DSST)


  • Flexible 100% online classes
  • Monthly start dates
  • One-on-one advising and personalized continuous support

Interested in partnering with NAU?

Offer your students and graduates an opportunity to continue their education online at a regionally-accredited university. Find out more about the benefits of teaming up with NAU. Contact Amanda Oppel, Director of Strategic Partnerships, to 816-412-7702.

These schools have teamed up with NAU to offer online degree programs with special benefits.

Click the logos below to see specific details for each school: